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ShopClues investors rally behind Radhika and Sanjay in battle against Sandeep Aggarwal

Tuesday, March 14, 2017 | More »

Sanjay Sethi and Radhika Aggarwal
ShopClues investors have rallied behind the firm’s management led by Radhika Aggarwal and Sanjay Sethi in their showdown with founder and former CEO Sandeep Aggarwal—the estranged husband of Radhika—who went public about their marital discord and accused her of stalling his re-entry into the c...


Wooing startups: 18 new investment funds eye early-stage firms

Picture this: of the 18 funds launched this year so far, 12 are eying a corpus below $50 million, clearly indicating an appetite for smaller ticket deals. The smallest fund that is being raised is Menterra Social Impact Fund I with a target size of $6 million, according to data compiled by VCCEdge, ...

4 November, 2016 | More »


Online gift card store QwikCilver raises $10M from Amazon, Helion & Accel

QwikCilver Solutions Private Ltd., which owns and operates Bangalore-based gift card provider, has raised $10 million (Rs 63 crore) in a funding round led by US-based e-commerce giant Amazon. The firm’s existing investors Helion Venture Partners and Accel Partners also participated in the roun...

24 December, 2014 | More »


Babyoye & Hoopos merging; Helion leads $12M fresh infusion in venture

Babyoye.com, an online shop for baby care products, and Hoopos.com, an e-tailer specialising in mother care, baby care and kids’ products, are merging to become one entity. The merger was first reported by NextBigWhat. A source close to the development also said that the combined venture raised $1...

11 April, 2013 | More »


TaxiForSure claims 900 bookings/day, eyes Series A round from existing seed investors Accel and Helion

Online taxi booking services have been one of the hottest segments in consumer internet space with a whole bunch startups raising funding in the first half of 2012. What has happened since then is that the startups which were essentially strong in their home base or city of origin (Delhi, Bangalore,...

1 March, 2013 | More »


Mobile group messaging service SMS GupShup rebrands to GupShup, launches messenger app

Mobile group messaging service SMS GupShup has rebranded to GupShup Technologies and also launched a messenger app. Set up in 2007 by Mumbai-based Webaroo, SMS GupShup started as a mobile group messaging service that enabled users to create mobile communities and broadcast messages to them. As a gro...

6 February, 2013 | More »

VC-backed IndiaHomes Raises $4M; Eyes Another $6M Funding

Delhi-based IndiaHomes (formerly Agni Property Services Pvt Ltd), a property services company, has raised $4 million from Helion Venture Capital and Foundation Capital. The firm is seeking to raise another $6 million in the coming fiscal. IndiaHomes will utilise the capital to make foray into the e-...

3 February, 2012 | More »